Alma man killed in ATV collision

Published on June 29, 2014
Police News

PINE TREE – An ATV collision has claimed the life of David Wayne Rorison, a 39-year-old male from Alma.

On Friday evening at approximately 9:30 p.m., Pictou County RCMP, EHS and Thorburn Fire department responded to a report of an ATV crash that occurred at the base of a driveway on Pine Tree Road.

Preliminary investigation determined that the man lost control of the ATV he was operating and left the roadway. The victim was initially transported to the Aberdeen Hospital by EHS and was then flown by LifeFlight to Halifax.

At approximately noon yesterday, he succumbed to his injuries.

An RCMP collision analyst was consulted and the cause of the collision is under investigation.